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AR# 21220

7.1i EDK - ACE file generation fails/unable to connect to target when using "genace.tcl" on a PC

Description

Keywords: SVF, PPC, PowerPC, xmd, genace

Urgency: Standard

General Description:
When I run the following command on a PC:
xmd -tcl genace.tcl -jrpog -hw download.bit -elf executable.elf -board ml300 -target ppc_hw -ace paul.ace

it results in the following error:
"Cannot Open Cable
Unable to connect to PowerPC target."

Solution

This problem has been fixed in the latest EDK 7.1i Service Pack available at:
http://support.xilinx.com/xlnx/xil_sw_updates_home.jsp
The first service pack containing the fix is EDK 7.1i Service Pack 1.
AR# 21220
Date Created 04/13/2005
Last Updated 04/13/2007
Status Archive
Type General Article